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Prainhas do Pontal do Atalaia

Arraial do Cabo, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

It's the nicest beach in Arraial do Cabo. The only downside of all the beaches is the trash left by the people.

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Amsterdam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Dear all, This may be a strange request (and this is my first post here on tripadvisor) but I would greatly appreciate your help. I have just been in Arraial do Cabo as one of the last stops on a trip through Brazil. I can really recommend the sunset at Pontal do Atalia - it is very spectacular! When I... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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59 reviews 59 reviews
45 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

This is my favorite beach in Arrial Do Cabo. the white soft sands, the clear transparant blue water and the mountain view is just stunning. The water is cold thou, but as soon as you get off from the water and get exposed by the sun you would feel warm

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

It has great beaches and is more tranquil than Cabo Frio it´s neibourgh town. Prainha is a good place to be with nice kiosks offering fresh sea food at reasonable prices.

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Campinas, SP
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5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

This beach is always woted amongst top 10 beaches in Brazil. Apart from the mountain road being poor for cars the last 500 m, it is a clear MUST Stunningly beautiful

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

Amazing beaches and landscape. The only drawback is the relatively cold water, but the sun was shinning and the sea colors were so amazing that we didn´t think twice to experience it!

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

The most beautiful sunset I have ever seen. You have to go there (but there a lot of people, crowded)

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

Very beautiful place to use all day. It´s so good to see the sunset too in the Pontal do Atalaia.

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Araruama, Rio de Janeiro - Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2012

The most amazing view of Arraial do Cabo. The sunset at Pontal do Atalaia take your breath away...

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